Julio Lumbreras


UPM´s Director for North America


Dr. Julio Lumbreras is a member of the European Commission Mission Board for “Climate-neutral and smart cities”, one of the main novelties of Horizon Europe to make a real difference in the lives of citizens and society.

Julio is passionate about increasing sustainability in higher education to turn universities into key agents, in particular in cities. He is currently Associate Professor at the Technical University of Madrid (UPM) and Visiting Scholar at the Harvard Kennedy School. He teaches a on “Sustainable Cities” at Harvard University. He is also UPM’s Director for North America.

Julio has participated in many international workshops and conferences on urban air quality, climate change and sustainable development. He has collaborated in more than 60 research works, resulting in dozens of publications in journals, books, and newspapers.

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